CFTR-beyond the airways Recent findings on the role of the CFTR channel in the pancreas, the intestine and the kidneys /

With increased longevity of patients suffering from cystic fibrosis, and widespread lung transplantation facilities, the sequelae of defective CFTR in other organs than the airways come to the fore. This minireview highlights recent scientific progress in the understanding of CFTR function in the pa...

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Main Authors: Hegyi Péter
Seidler Ursula
Kunzelmann Karl
Format: Article
Published: 2023
Series:JOURNAL OF CYSTIC FIBROSIS 22 No. S1
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doi:10.1016/j.jcf.2022.12.017

mtmt:33563489
Online Access:http://publicatio.bibl.u-szeged.hu/26923
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Summary:With increased longevity of patients suffering from cystic fibrosis, and widespread lung transplantation facilities, the sequelae of defective CFTR in other organs than the airways come to the fore. This minireview highlights recent scientific progress in the understanding of CFTR function in the pancreas, the intestine and the kidney, and explores potential therapeutic strategies to combat defective CFTR function in these organs.
Physical Description:6
S17-S22
ISSN:1569-1993